Leara Glinzak, ATR, MSAT
Leara Glinzak earned her Master of Science in Art Therapy with a concentration in counseling from Mount Mary University in Milwaukee, WI. She is a registered art therapist and a counselor in her own private practice, I Light LLC, where she contracts out art therapy services and provides services at I Light LLC's studio as well. Services include workshops, programs, open studio, and individual and group therapy sessions. She is grounded in a person-centered approach and specializes in grief, trauma, cancer care, distress, spirituality, addiction, and dementia.
Leara is a member of the Michigan Art Therapy Association and the American Art Therapy Association, where she serves on the research board. She has presented at several conferences, including the American Art Therapy Association, Mount Mary Symposium, Leading Age, and Pathway to Caregiving Conference. Her research, entitled Effects of Art Therapy on Distress Levels of Adults with Cancer: A Proxy Pretest Study is published in the Journal of the American Art Therapy Association. Leara looks forward to constantly growing within her practice and honored to be a guide for others along their journey.